Im Morgengrau 2018/19 1280x1280 © beyond | Herwig Zens

At “daybreak” (“im Morgengrau”) director Roland Geyer presents the concept behind the new 2018/19 season and, between the movements of Joseph Haydn’s 6th Symphony, Le Matin, chats briefly with conductor in residence Stefan Gottfried, leader of Concentus Musicus Wien, with director Torsten Fischer, responsible for ten successful productions at the Theater an der Wien since it reopened in 2006, and with Kristján Jóhannesson, the extraordinarily talented young baritone in the new JET.

Members of Concentus Musicus Wien perform, conducted by Stefan Gottfried.

Sunday, 23 June 2018, 11 am until 12.30 am (no intermission)

Content

J. Haydn: 6th Symphony, Le Matin

Allegro
“The musical cornerstones”
Concentus Musicus Wien
Conversation with conductor Stefan Gottfried
 
Adagio
“The a priori concept 18/19”
Stage highlights
Conversation with director Torsten Fischer
 
Minuet
“A look ahead and the JET”
Conversation with baritone Kristján Jóhannesson

Finale

Alban Berg: Im Morgengrauen (1904)
from Jugendlieder
Kristján Jóhannesson, baritone
Stefan Gottfried, piano

Duration 90 minutes approx.